Suzanne Taylor

I work in outreach and communications at Montana State University's Extended University in Bozeman. We develop and deliver STEM outreach programs such as Climate In My Backyard, NanoDays, Extreme Yellowstone Expedition and others. I am also co-leader of the Montana Girls STEM Collaborative.




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Recent Posts by Suzanne

Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:57 PM in Online course for integrating STEM into the classroom
Thanks for the inquiry! We checked with Dr. Wheeler, and he said that yes, the course would also offer relevant information for those teaching above the K-8 level. ~Suzi

Tue Mar 06, 2018 3:28 PM in Online course for integrating STEM into the classroom
Hi Everybody - I hope this is an OK venue for sharing this information. I have seen a lot of posts from teachers concerned about integrating STEM into the K-8 classroom, and especially accessing activities that are aligned to NGSS. I thought this might help. Our university (Montana State) is offering a non-credit online course on this very topic. It is taught by Gerry Wheeler , who is the form...

Tue Mar 06, 2018 3:24 PM in Changes in the Ecosystem
Hi - one of our Montana State University graduate students created a classroom activity on this topic. Out here in the Rocky Mountains, the kids understand elk, so depending on where you live, you may have to modify that part. It is called Scat, Transects and Changing of the Seasons . She did this activity with 4th, 5th and 6th graders. ...